Scenary

Funded Projects

  • PI: Chabalowski, C. Co-PIs; Mazzoleni, L.; Minakata, D.; Minerick, A.: Perlinger, J. Research Excellent Fund (REF) - Infrastructure Enhancement (IE): Acquisition of an Ion Chromatography System, 7/1/2014-8/31/2015, $58,977.
  • PI: Mazzoleni, L. Co-PIs: Minakata, D.; Cantrell, W.; Mazzoleni, C.; Shaw, R. Research Excellent Fund (REF) - Research Seed (RS): Isoprene Oxidation and Cloud Chemistry. 7/1/-2014-8/31/2015, $8,500.
  • PI: Minakata, D. Co-PI: Mark R. Rouleau. NSF-CBET-Environmental Engineering (CBET-1435926): Coupling Experimental and Theoretical Molecular-Level Investigations to Visualize the Fate of Degradation of Organic Compounds in Aqueous Phase Advanced Oxidation Systems. 9/1/2014-8/31/2017, $330,000.
  • PI: Kamath, D (Ph.D. student) and Minakata, D (advisor). Advanced oxidation processes: experimental and theoretical investigation to predict the degradation fate of organic contaminants at water treatment plants. Fellowship from American Water Works Association (AWWA)-Michigan section. $2000 to Kamath and $1000 to Minakata. 2/1/2015-1/31/2016.
  • PI: Minakata, D. ORAU Ralph Powe Junior Faculty Enhancement Awards: Coupling Experimental and Theoretical Molecular-Level Investigations into the Effect of Background Natural or Dissolver Organic Matter to the Fate of Degradation of Organic Compounds in Aqueous Phase Advanced Oxidation Processes. 9/1/2015-8/31/2016, $10,000 ($5,000 from ORAU and $5,000 from costshare of CEE and CWS).
  • PI: Watkins, D. Co-PIs: Halvorsen, K.(MTU Public Policy); Agusdinata, B. (NIU); Fuentes, J. (PennState); Showom, R. (Rutgers). Senior Personnel: Minakata, D.; Schelley, C.; Seagren, E.A.; Wu, S. Coupled Production-Consumption Systems for Climate Change Mitigation: Designing Equitable Food, Energy, and Water Conservation Strategies. NSF Environmental Sustainability. Workshop. $47,200, 7/1/2015-12/31/2015. 
  • PI: Minakata, D. Association of Environmental Engineering Science Professional. Conference registration fee at AEESP Yale Univesity. 6/13-6/16/2015. $600 from Yale University. 
  • PI: Mazzoleni, L. Co-PIs: Minakata, D.; Kane, E.; Minerick, A. NSF MRI: Acquisition of an Ultrahigh Resolution Mass Spectrometer for Interdisciplinary Research and Education. 10/01/2015-09/30/2017, $540,111 from NSF.
  • PI: Minakata, D. Pachifichem: UV photochemistry for water: Implications for safe water disinfection and oxidation treatment applications, conference travel fund by University of Colorado Boulder, $1,500 December, 2015.
  • PI: Howe, K. (University of New Mexico); Co-PI: Minakata, D. Predicting RO Removal of Toxicologically Relevant Unique Organics. WaterReuse Research Foundation. $300,000 ($225,000 from WRF funds and $75,000 from in-kind service). 1/1/2016- 
  • PI: David Watkins (MTU, CEE); Co-PIs: Buyung Agusdinata (ASU); Jenni-Louise Evans (PSU); Chelsea L Schelly (MTU, SS); Rachael L Shwom (Rutgers U); Senior personnel: Kathlleen Halvorsen (MTU SS); Robert Handler (MTU, CE); Charles Wallace (MTU, CC), Daisuke Minakata (MTU CEE); Jose D Fuentes (PSU); Timothy M Smith (UM Twin Cities); Elizbeth Wilson (UM Twin Cities); Cara Cuite (Rutgers) INFEWS/T3: Climate Change Mitigation via Reducing Household Food, Energy and Water Consumption: A Quantitative Analysis of Interventions and Impacts of Conservation. NSF, $2,983,358, 10/1/2016-9/31/2021.
  • PI: Coscarelli, E. (undergraduate student in CEE MTU) and Minakata, D. (advisor). DeVlieg Foundation Fellowship through Undergraduate Research Internship Program. Transformation of Dissolved Organic Matter in Ultraviolet Photolysis Process. Michigan Tech, Pavlis Honors College. $1,600 ($800 from Pavlis Honors College and $800 from matching fund), 10/20/2016-3/17/2017.
  • PI: Mitchell, M-K. (undergraduate student in ChE MTU) and Minakata, D. (advisor). DeVlieg Foundation Fellowship through Undergraduate Research Internship Program. Predicting Reverse Osmosis Removal of Toxicologically Relevant Unique Organics. Michigan Tech, Pavlis Honors College. $1,600 ($800 from Pavlis Honors College and $800 from matching fund), 10/20/2016-3/17/2017.
  • PI: Minakata, D.; Co-PIs: Khaksari, M.; Mazzoleni, L. (MTU Chemistry). Transformation of Background Organic Matter Induced by Ultraviolet (UV) and Sulfate Radical in the Aqueous Phase UV/Persulfate Advanced Oxidation Process for Wastewater Treatment. Michigan Technological University Research Excellence Seed Grant. $10,000. 7/1/2017-8/31/2018.

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